Medal of Honor Events


Citizen Honors Ceremony Information

The Citizen Honors Ceremony will take place
on March 25, 2014, 2:30 PM at
The Mall behind the
Tomb of the Unknowns
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington, VA 22211

This free event is open to the public. In the event of rain the Ceremony will be held in the Auditorium of the Women In Military Service For America Memorial (WIMSA) at 1 Memorial Ave, Arlington, VA 22211. Space in the auditorium is limited and will be first come, first serve.

Parking will be available in the Arlington National Cemetery visitors’ parking lot. Estimated walking time from the parking lot to the Ceremony site is 20 minutes. Proper walking attire is recommended. To download a map of Arlington National Cemetery, please click here.

National Medal of Honor Day
Date: March 25, 2014
Place: Arlington National Cemetery, Washington, DC
Brief Summary: Medal of Honor recipients will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns in honor of all those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country. They will also present Citizen Service Before Self Honors to three Americans who have demonstrated courage and selfless in their civilian lives similar to what the recipients did in combat. Medal of Honor recipients will present the American Spirit Award to an outstanding Boy Scout. To learn more about the Scouts who have been nominated for this award go to

Society’s Annual Convention Date: September 10 – September 13th, 2014
Place:  Knoxville, TN
Brief Summary: This event is sponsored by a host organizing committee. For more information, go to